Monthly Archives: November 2012

Potato Pancakes With Cranberry, Feta And Almond Salad. New Band: Noun Verb Adjective.

This is in honor of today’s band. With Hanukkah just around the corner, my mind is on Latkes. Of course, I really cannot call these bacon-studded babies ‘latkes’, so we’ll go with Potato Pancakes even though I always think of … Continue reading

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Awesome Pepperoni Pizza. Awesome Song From Killing Fields Of Ontario.

Awesome. A word so overused that its value has decreased, in a sense. Still, calling Pizza awesome draws one in more than, say, calling it groovy. Semantics aside, I adored this pizza. It has a thicker crust than I usually … Continue reading

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Candy Surprise Cake. No Surprise That I Love This Song By Skatan.

I love this. Harrison Ford…still cool. I love cakes that have a surprise inside when you cut into them. Remember the Piñata Cake? Or the dramatic Red Velvet Tuxedo Cake? How about the other Red Velvet Cake…the Strawberry Shortcake one? … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Dip AKA The Famous “Crack” Dip. A Cracking Tune From FM Belfast.

This cracked me up. I know the Gangnam thing has long since jumped the shark, but I still smile at it. Especially my kids doing the dance moves…the whole house shakes. I’ve made Buffalo Style Chicken Dips before like this … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. Strudel Chocolate Pudding Dessert.

While I was typing this post I had the television on and this ad came on. Pop-Tarts are sort of a cousin to Toaster Strudel, so I smiled. The lizard in the ad also made me smile. However, there is … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Shredded Beef Tacos. Some Math Rock From Vasa.

And that is just fine, because we’ve got slow cooked food on the menu. These Slow Cooker Shredded Beef Tacos couldn’t be easier to make. Quickly brown the meat, then toss into the slow cooker with some onion and taco … Continue reading

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Oreo Brownies. Duck! It’s Kitty The Lion.

Q: How did the egg climb up the hill? A: It scrambled. This is what happens when you spend a lot of your time with the 15 and under set. Moving right along. I’ve tried some really good recipes for … Continue reading

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Make Ahead Breakfast Casseroles. Supreme Sausage And Maple French Toast.

Have you ever seen pandas eating breakfast? Me neither. Everyone at once…”Aw!!” I especially like the fellow in the front lying on his back all relaxed. Back to breakfast. Here are two super easy, make ahead breakfast casseroles that are … Continue reading

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Turkey Alfredo Tetrazzini. Being Thankful With Johan Hliom.

Happy Thanksgiving to those of you who celebrate. To those who don’t, I wish you a fabulous Thursday. If you are making a turkey today, you might not have thought yet what to do with any leftovers. Here is an … Continue reading

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Caramel Cupcakes. The Beautiful Music Of Ajimal.

Alas, I can see myself in this crowd. I know you are thinking “Again with the caramel?” Well, it would be completely unfair to keep this recipe from you for even another day. Not the salted caramel thing going on … Continue reading

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